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Sierra Nevada College

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291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
(775) 881-7560 https://www.sierranevada.edu/academics/humanities-social-sciences/english/writer-woods/

October 2019

Writers in the Woods – Readings

October 4, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers. For more info CLICK HERE Located in Tahoe Center for Environmental Studies building, Room 139-141

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Writers in the Woods – Readings

October 11, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers. For more info CLICK HERE Located in Tahoe Center for Environmental Studies building, Room 139-141

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Writer’s In The Woods – Lacy M. Johnson

October 18, 2019
Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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Lacy M. Johnson is a Houston-based professor, curator, activist, and writer. The Reckonings was named a National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist in Criticism, and one of the best books of 2018 by the Boston Globe, Electric Literature, Autostraddle, Book Riot, and Refinery 29. "Johnson grapples with the fundamental issue of our time: what is justice? What is punishment? What is mercy? Johnson's beautiful writing and hard-won wisdom will make you think, and then think again." - Emily Rapp, Author…

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Writers in the Woods – Readings

October 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers. For more info CLICK HERE Located in Tahoe Center for Environmental Studies building, Room 139-141

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Writers in the Woods – Readings

October 25, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers. For more info CLICK HERE Located in Tahoe Center for Environmental Studies building, Room 139-141

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November 2019

Writer’s Workshop – Michael Branch

November 1, 2019 - November 2, 2019
Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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Michael Branch is a Reno-based professor, writer, humorist, environmentalist and desert rat. He is the recipient of the Nevada Writers Hall of Fame Silver Pen Award and the Western Literature Association Frederick Manfred Award for Creative Writing. " gift for humor arises in well-turned phrases and ironic scenes . . . You might not know which to prefer: the erudite storyteller with the massive vocabulary, or the good old boy who confesses he’s also a bit of a gear head.…

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Writers in the Woods – Readings

November 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers. For more info CLICK HERE Located in Tahoe Center for Environmental Studies building, Room 139-141

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Writers in the Woods – Readings

November 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers. For more info CLICK HERE Located in Tahoe Center for Environmental Studies building, Room 139-141

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Writers in the Woods – Readings

November 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers. For more info CLICK HERE Located in Tahoe Center for Environmental Studies building, Room 139-141

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Writers in the Woods – Readings

November 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers. For more info CLICK HERE Located in Tahoe Center for Environmental Studies building, Room 139-141

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Writers in the Woods – Readings

November 29, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers. For more info CLICK HERE Located in Tahoe Center for Environmental Studies building, Room 139-141

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December 2019

Writers in the Woods – Readings

December 6, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers. For more info CLICK HERE Located in Tahoe Center for Environmental Studies building, Room 139-141

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Writer’s Workshop – Kaveh Akbar

December 13, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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Kaveh Akbar is an Iranian-American poet, professor, and scholar. He is the recipient of the Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation, a Pushcart Prize, among many other awards. “Akbar has what every poet needs: the power to make, from emotions others have felt, memorable language nobody has assembled before.” - Stephanie Burt for the Yale Review on Calling a Wolf a Wolf author website: kavehakbar.com twitter @KavehAkbar instagram @Kavehhhhhhhh

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Writers in the Woods – Readings

December 13, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers. For more info CLICK HERE Located in Tahoe Center for Environmental Studies building, Room 139-141

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Writers in the Woods – Readings

December 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers. For more info CLICK HERE Located in Tahoe Center for Environmental Studies building, Room 139-141

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Writers in the Woods – Readings

December 27, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers. For more info CLICK HERE Located in Tahoe Center for Environmental Studies building, Room 139-141

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February 2020

Writer’s Workshop – Gayle Brandeis & June Sylvester Saraceno

February 7, 2020 - February 8, 2020
Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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[ SNC celebrates new titles by home girls Gayle Brandeis and June Sylvester Saraceno. Many Restless Concerns: The Victims of Countess Bathory Speak in a Chorus (A Testimony) by Gayle Brandeis and Feral, North Carolina, 1965, a novel, and The Girl from Yesterday, a poetry collection by June Sylvester Saraceno will be featured. Gayle Brandeis Gayle Brandeis grew up in the Chicago area and has been writing poems and stories since she was four years old. Her latest book is…

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April 2020

CANCELED – Writer’s Workshop – Kaveh Akbar

April 10, 2020 - April 11, 2020
Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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Kaveh Akbar is an Iranian-American poet, professor, and scholar. He is the recipient of the Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation, a Pushcart Prize, among many other awards. “Akbar has what every poet needs: the power to make, from emotions others have felt, memorable language nobody has assembled before.” - Stephanie Burt for the Yale Review on Calling a Wolf a Wolf author website: kavehakbar.com twitter @KavehAkbar instagram @Kavehhhhhhhh

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CANCELED – Annual Tahoe Poetry Slam

April 24, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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Cash prizes are awarded for first, second and third place, with the winner claiming the title of Tahoe Slam Champion of the Year.

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October 2020

Suzanne Roberts – Writers in the Woods Literary Speaker Series

October 9, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - October 10, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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Suzanne Roberts is a travel writer, memoirist, and poet. Her books include the 2012 National Outdoor Book Award-winning Almost Somewhere: Twenty-Eight Days on the John Muir Trail (Bison Books, 2012), four collections of poetry, and Bad Tourist: Misadventures in Love and Travel (forthcoming from the University of Nebraska Press in October 2020). “If Michel de Montaigne and Chelsea Handler could get together in a bar in some far-flung part of the world and get good and drunk, they might dream…

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Gailmarie Pahmeie – Writers in the Woods Literary Speaker Series

October 9, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - October 10, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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Gailmarie Pahmeier's newest book, Of Bone, Of Ash, Of Ordinary Saints: A Nevada Gospel, is publishing in 2020. She spent much of 2017 and 2018 spending 2-3 day residencies in Nevada state parks as the 2017-18 recipient of the Nevada Arts Council’s Major Project Fellowship. In an act of both imagination and observation, she gathered and composed narratives about the people she encountered in these often remote locations, and the landscapes they inhabited. Gailmarie Pahmeier’s most recent poetry collection, The…

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November 2020

Pam Houston – Writers in the Woods Literary Speaker Series

November 13, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - November 14, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Sierra Nevada College, 291 Country Club Dr
Incline Village, NV 89451 United States
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Pam Houston's newest book, Air Mail: Letters of Politics, Pandemics, and Place, chronicles the correspondence between writers Pam Houston and Amy Irvine in response to the spread of coronavirus. Part tribute to wilderness, part indictment against tyranny and greed, the dialog is based on their shared devotion to the rugged, windswept mountains that surround their homes. Houston is also the author of the memoir, Deep Creek: Finding Hope In The High Country, two novels, Contents May Have Shifted and Sight…

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